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a person who is appealingly odd or curious

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eccentricity that is not easily explained

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a strange attitude or habit

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Speaking on 2fm's Breakfast Republic, he revealed he exchanged emails with Bowie following his version of Space Oddity in 2013.
ESA retweeted Peake's message along with lyrics to "Space Oddity.
Visitors to the website will be able to read reviews from previous and current Oddity Audio customers as well as submit a contact form to reach out to the business directly.
And he really made the grade with Bowie, who tweeted: CHRIS HADFIELD SINGS SPACE ODDITY IN SPACE
The Canadian, who was flying home yesterday as his five-month mission comes to an end, is shown playing an acoustic guitar and singing Bowie''s classic Space Oddity.
Order both The Idiot and the Oddity and Concrete Blocks, discussed in the previous item, for $20 ppd.
Many mathematics concepts and skills require children to draw upon early abstract abilities, including the oddity principle, insertions into series, and number conservation.
To quote the review of the hardcover in KLIATT, January 2006: Teenage Abel stands out in his surroundings because he's the only one who's "normal": he has grown up in a freak show, the Faeryland 1899 Review, and everyone around him is a human oddity of one kind or another.
A new spacecraft called Hinode has just started collecting data that might help explain this solar oddity.
149), he was a "professional human oddity [who] spanned a vast era of circus and carnival life" (Drimmer 351).
Fearing the oddity would bring him bad luck, the farmer donated the calf--named "Cham Leck," or "strange" in Khmer language-to monks.
It seems an oddity of the culture that a history-based estimate of requirements volatility isn't folded into the initial estimate of time and cost.
Others, however--268_Le Havre II, 2004, for example, which focuses on the Chaplinesque oddity of the stance adopted by two men on a stone breakwater--are surely incidental details cropped out of some larger panorama.
They chose Angels by Robbie Williams, West End Girls by the Pet Shop Boys, Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen, Space Oddity by David Bowie and You Really Got Me by the Kinks.